Join the Coalition


JOIN THE COALITION

If you are a British Columbian organization who believes in putting children and youth first, we invite you to join the First Call coalition.

The First Call coalition provides a unified, strong and respected voice for BC’s children and youth.

Join over 100 provincial and regional organisations who are putting children and youth first through public education, community mobilization and public policy advocacy. First Call coalition members are united in their commitment to the 4 Keys to Success for Children and Youth.

Members benefit by:

  • Being a part of a strong and effective cross-sectoral coalition of provincial and regional organizations putting children and youth first through public education, community mobilization and public policy advocacy
  • Staying up to date on key issues affecting BC’s children and youth by receiving First Call’s e-newsletter The Child and Youth Advocate and the coalition’s work by receiving First Call monthly updates
  • Receiving resources to help you in your advocacy such as election toolkits, research reports, policy briefs and fact sheets

You can download the member registration form to learn more about what it means to be a member. New members are approved by the First Call Steering Committee at bimonthly meetings.

Learn more about our existing coalition members.

Click here to pay the membership fee online.

Derek Gent“The Vancity Community Foundation is proud to be a member of First Call. The First Call coalition is unique in bringing together organisations from a variety of sectors to provide a united voice to advocate for BC’s children and youth.

– Derek Gent, Past Executive Director, Vancity Community Foundation